This stunning new Pyrex brand table saver with your own initial [advertisement].

This stunning new Pyrex brand table saver with your own initial [advertisement].

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Corning Glass Works.
Published In: 
[Life September 9, 1940]
1 item : color ; 36 x 21 cm
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Secured Stacks - Flat Files
Call Number: 
Unit 7, Drawer 7
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Celebrating 25 years of service to American housewives... the maker of Pyrex ware offers
Celebrating twenty-five years of service to American housewives
Advertisement features table saver, engraved with initial "G" and decorated with two simple boughs. A woman, in red ink, is featured above and looks down at image. Text is below as are additional images including designer Lurelle Guild with four options for using the table saver: as a hot dish holder, a coaster, an ash tray, or a server; a 9-piece "economy" (#179) set; images of double-duty casserole cover and a flameware saucepan featured along bottom.
Advertisement affixed to two-hole punched paper with following notations penciled in: "From: Life, Sept. 9, 1940" and "See date on coupon".
"Be a better cook with Pyrex ovenware and flameware".
Similar to Bib 140762; different dimensions and publication.
This item is in the J. Stanley Brothers collection; see Bib 112892: "Glass Manufacturing Firm: Corning Glass Works (Pyrex ovenware & flameware)". Item was unfolded and removed for housing in flat files January 2016.
J. Stanley Brothers collection
Digitized in-house February 2016 for possible inclusion in Pyrex Potluck website (, associated with the exhibition America's Favorite Dish: Celebrating a Century of Pyrex (June 6, 2015 - March 16, 2016).
Pyrex advertising and trade materials